Brandes is well qualified in explaining the benefits of sports nutrition and how to implement these habits into a well-regulated transformation plan. As mentioned above more than one third of the U.S adults (35.7%) are obese. Obesity related conditions include heart disease, stroke, Type II diabetes and certain types of cancer. Some of the leading causes of preventable death, which according to the Brandes philosophy is considered a disability due to being simply lazy or careless (outside hypothyroidism and other medical conditions). For this reason it is highly recommended to engage in a well regulated eating habit and realize how to accomplish that through an elite nutrition reference.